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The Guillotines

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The Guillotines (2012)

R 113 min - Action, History, Adventure, Drama - 26 December 2012
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During the Manchurian-ruled Qing Dynasty, Emperor Yong Zheng established a secret assassination squad known as the Guillotines to eliminate all who opposed him. Once heavily favored by the Emperor, the Guillotines are deemed expendable once Emperor Qian Long ascends to the throne and adopts Western ideas and technology. To consolidate his power under a new regime, the Emperor continues to use the Guillotines to persecute the conquered Han Chinese in a reign of terror and oppression. Written by Anynomous

Writers:  Aubrey Lam Oi-Wa, Joyce Chan Ka-Yi, Jojo Hui Yuet-Chun, Chit Ka-Kei, Junli Guo, Philip Lui Koon-Nam

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Storyline

During the Manchurian-ruled Qing Dynasty, Emperor Yong Zheng established a secret assassination squad known as the Guillotines to eliminate all who opposed him. Once heavily favored by the Emperor, the Guillotines are deemed expendable once Emperor Qian Long ascends to the throne and adopts Western ideas and technology. To consolidate his power under a new regime, the Emperor continues to use the Guillotines to persecute the conquered Han Chinese in a reign of terror and oppression. Written by Anynomous


Collections: Andrew Lau Wai-Keung

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Country:   China Hong Kong
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  26 December 2012

Box Office

Budget:  $15,000,000
Revenue:  $5,290

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Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 53 min